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Saturday, December 29, 2012
US Soldier Suicides Outnumber Combat Deaths In 2012
CBS News DC December 29, 2012 Editor's Note: Luke 21:26 Men'shearts failing them for fear, and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth: for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – American soldier suicides continue to outnumber combat-related deaths in 2012, and the trajectory for soldier suicides continues to get worse.
Statistics released by the Department of the Army show that through November potentially 303 active-duty, Reserve and National Guard soldiers committed suicide. As of Dec. 7, Stars and Stripes reports that 212 soldiers have died in combat-related deaths in Afghanistan.
The Army set a grim new record of 177 potential active-duty cases with 2012 coming to a close on Tuesday – 64 of these cases remain under investigation, 113 have been confirmed.